The Oakland Education Week in Review: 3/10-3/17

Last week, lots of coverage of the budget, post strike conditions, and the continuing fiscal crisis in OUSD and layoffs, congrats to our girls’ state basketball champions, new charter transparency rules, good look at vocational ed in OUSD, the need to reform Prop 13, all that and much more with links, please read, share, and…


The Oakland Education Week in Review: 3/4-3/10 

All the Oakland Ed news from the last week–looking at the strike settlement and some of the analysis on who won and who lost, a teacher reflects on his experience, updates on the budget reductions, some great news for our female athletes who won state championships, new charter regulations proposed, cops or counselors in CA,…


The Oakland Education Week in Review: 2/17-2/24

All the Oakland education news that is fit to link– this week– lots of strike coverage, including teacher narratives, the fact finding report, the superintendent’s response, and some of the underlying causes, plus new transparency legislation for charters, a study on Black college completion, and much more with links, please read, share and get involved…


The Oakland Education Week in Review: 2/11-2/18

Last week–lots of strike coverage, updates on the budget deficit and painful budget cuts, school stories, all that and much more with links, please read, share, and get involved Oakland: Eight Black Hands: The Oakland teachers are set to walk on struggling students Oakland school board delays budget cuts amid complaints of lack of details…


The Oakland Education Week in Review: 2/4-2/11

All the Oakland education news fit to link- lots of strike coverage, and the background, looking at Oakland schools making a difference with Black and Brown kids, parents stand up for the “opportunity ticket” more on school closures, all that and much more please read, share, and get involved Oakland: Oakland sued for certifying education…